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slowdown

  

      n  
1       the usual U.S. and Canadian word for       go-slow  
2    any slackening of pace  
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go-slow  
      n  
1      (Brit)  
a    a deliberate slackening of the rate of production by organized labour as a tactic in industrial conflict  
b    (as modifier)  
go-slow tactics        (U.S. and Canadian equivalent)    slowdown         
      vb  
  go slow  
2    intr   to work deliberately slowly as a tactic in industrial conflict  


slowdown         
      n  
1       the usual U.S. and Canadian word for       go-slow  
2    any slackening of pace  

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showdown, slow, Snowdon, slow-mo

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